Executive Leadership in Academic Technology and Engineering (ELATE) ELATE at Drexel® is a leadership development program for senior women faculty in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, (STEM) and related disciplines. Program Updates ELATE at Drexel has received the prestigious Women in Engineering Proactive Network (WEPAN) Women in Engineering Initiative Award at the WEPAN 2014 Change Leader Forum ELATE at Drexel is excited to announce its newest class of fellows. View the press release announcing the class of 2014-2015. Congratulations to the second class of ELATE on their graduation. View the press release and web page honoring this exceptional class.